Showing posts with label Wildlife in Bhimtal. Show all posts
Showing posts with label Wildlife in Bhimtal. Show all posts

Tuesday, 25 November 2014

The Enchanting Bhimtal Lake in Nainital District

One of the largest lakes in Nainital district of Uttarakhand state, and the second largest one in the district's Kumaon region, the Bhimtal Lake has become one of the major tourist attractions of Bhimtal town. Geologists are of the opinion that this lake was created by a series of faults, which occurred due to movements in the Earth's crust.
United-21 Resort Bhimtal
United-21 Resort Bhimtal
Tourists exploring this lake would come across a small island in the middle of this lake. Best time to visit this lake is during the period from April to July, and September to October. The resorts in Bhimtal not only provide comfortable stays to the tourists, but also offer them greater convenience in visiting this lake and the attractions close to it. The lake fosters a large variety of aquatic life, and its surrounding woods abound with a variety of flora and fauna.
Dam: Bhimtal Lake And Bhim Temple at Bhimtal
Dam: Bhimtal Lake And Bhim Temple at Bhimtal
Migratory birds arrive during the winter months, which would be a wonderful chance for bird-watchers and wildlife photographers to catch them in action. A 40-feet tall Victoria Dam at the end of this lake has terraced flower gardens on both its sides. Tourists visiting the lake would get a chance to indulge in some exciting activities like boating and fishing.

Tuesday, 11 June 2013

Bhimtal Treasure Trove of Wildlife

Bhimtal and its surrounding region in Uttarakhand have roots in the mythological stories of Ramayana. Tourists and pilgrims can witness many places mentioned in the religious books, which are still preserved along with the dense forests and the pristine lakes. Ancient temples in the region add to the serenity and sanctity of the place.

United 21 Resort Bhimtal - Wildlife in Bhimtal
Wildlife in Bhimtal

Great combination of lakes surrounded by dense forests is the major tourist attraction of this destination. This combination of lakes and forests is the ideal environment for both wild animals and exclusive bird life. Wildlife in Bhimtal is prospering enormously in these areas, which provide them a shelter at the same time calm and quietness of the area surrounding the exotic lakes. Garg Parvat and Hidimba hills are the places where wild life is in abundance. Vankhandi ashram a wildlife sanctuary just two km from Bhimtal offers glimpses of wildlife of the region. The island amidst Bhimtal Lake and the Bhimeshwara temple, which is tucked on the banks of the Bhimtal Lake, is the home to many varieties of beautiful resident as well as migratory birds. Best time to spot some incredible bird life of the region is from February to April. The many silent lakes of Bhimtal offer a chance to spot variety of birds in the surrounding region. Among the wildlife to be spotted in this region langurs are on the top of the list. Further the dense forests of Bhimtal saturated with many varieties of wildlife are the real places to be explored by the tourists.

Explore the treasures of wildlife of Bhimtal on your visit to this intriguing Himalayan destination, while roaming in the dense pine forests of the region. Some of the resorts like United-21 Resort located amidst the grandeur of nature offer exquisite opportunities to explore surrounding region and the wildlife of Bhimtal in a true sense.